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May 2018
Abu Dhabi, UAE

ENHANCING INFRASTRUCTURE AND OPERATIONAL CHAINS TO DRIVE SAFER TRANSACTIONS AND FACILITATE THE OPENING OF MARKETS TO REGIONAL AND FOREIGN INVESTORS

The Middle East Securities Forum is the only custodian and securities forum gathering C-level, Directors and senior level attendance from sovereign wealth funds, government bodies, stock exchanges, asset management firms, hedge funds and other investment firms, brokers, private equity and venture capital firms from across the MENA region and beyond.

ABOUT THE FORUM


The Middle East Securities Forum presents an opportunity to discuss and debate the latest issues emerging in the region and invites opinions through insightful panels, lunch roundtables and interactive polling.

Over 2 days, the forum covered areas ranging from macro-economic perspective, capital market developments in the region, market infrastructure, updates on the Saudi capital market, clearing and settlement, asset management, brokerage challenges and more.

120+ experts and specialists from the financial market gather for this exchange from various local and international institutions.

THE FORUM IN NUMBERS

80+
FORUM ATTENDEES
20+
CONFERENCE SPEAKERS
2
DAYS OF VALUABLE INSIGHT

2017 HIGHLIGHTS

THE MEETING OF THE GREATEST MINDS

Networking with other C-level attendees, directors, and senior leaders in this very niche and specialised forum.

REGULATORS, ECONOMISTS AND INFLUENCERS

Top-line speakers and C-level insights from authoritative bodies, exchanges, asset and investment firms, private equity and more.

PERSPECTIVES FROM THE BUY-SIDE AND BANKS

Discussions surrounding the common challenges end-investors, depositary and custodian banks are facing and how to overcome them.

SOVEREIGN WEALTH FUND INSIGHTS PANEL

Exclusive panel to understand better the role of sovereign wealth funds in the region and its impact.

SAUDI, UAE AND OMAN UPDATES

Getting to grips with the requirements to upgrade a country’s status from frontier to emerging market. Exploring new launches and developments in the MENA region such as the Exchange Traded-Fund (ETF), Stock Futures, Central Counterparty (CCP), Borrowing and Lending and more.

COUNTRY ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSIONS

Exclusive and tailored discussion on specific countries and topics.

FIND OUT ABOUT OUR SPONSORSHIP PACKAGES FOR 2018

RAISE YOUR PROFILE IN FRONT OF REGULATORS, END-INVESTORS, ASSET OWNERS AND SENIOR EXECUTIVES FROM THE SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE SECTOR IN THE MIDDLE EAST

WHY SPONSOR?

POSITION YOURSELF AS A LEADER IN THE FIELD

Through a mix of networking functions, influential speaking opportunities, exhibition stands or moderating possibilities.

ACTIVATE YOUR BRAND

With numerous branding opportunities across the entire pre- at- and post-event campaign; through digital, online and onsite.

INFORM YOUR BUSINESS DECISIONS

By engaging our research team to provide real-time industry feedback on your key questions.

Special Report: Middle East Securities Sector in the Spotlight

Download this special report published by Gulf Business to get an insight into the state of the Middle East securities market, an understanding of the role of the Forum and who attends it.